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The NASA Chief Information Officer (CIO) is

[r]esponsible for the NASA-wide IT security program and has the management oversight responsibilities for ensuring the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of IT resources. The CIO’s responsibilities are also met by (1) establishing policies and requirements necessary to comply with FISMA and ensure that NASA information and information systems are protected; (2) working with the mission directorates, support offices, centers, and program managers to reallocate funds to ensure that NASA complies with FISMA and the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) directives; and (3) reporting to NASA management and OMB on the status of the agency’s IT Security Program.[1]